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Heatherton Towers, Fort Brown District, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome from start to finish! My 7th visit to Kwandwe for 8 nights. Your consistency is the key as to why Kwandwe is SO successful! Professionalism and 100% service in every area. The Kwandwe experience is like no other for Family/Friends meeting up for an...More

Thank EJC0551
Reviewed 8 November 2017

There are not enough words to describe the experience that Kwandwe Private Game Reserve gives their customers! We had very high expectations going into our trip and Kwandwe was able to go above and beyond our expectations. All the staff members were beyond kind and...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Kwandwe exceeded everyone of my expecations. My expectations were rather high. One, I've been on two safaris before. Two, we were paying more for this vacation per night than any vacation we have every had. It was worth it. Everyone that greeted us was beyond...More

Thank kierstan g
Response from KwandweManagement, Manager at Kwandwe Ecca LodgeResponded 6 November 2017

Dear kierstan g, Thank you for taking the time to post your detailed feedback! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and will be sure to pass on your comments to Pinky, Dave, Ernie and the rest of the...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

One cannot praise enough this magnificently run Game Reserve. Given the utmost of attention down to little details, the excellent food; skill of the guides and trackers not forgetting all of the staff who give of themselves so friendly this must be the number one...More

2  Thank bradders242
Response from KwandweManagement, Public Relations Manager at Kwandwe Ecca LodgeResponded 30 October 2017

Dear bradders242, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind feedback, we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! We will be sure to pass on your comments to the rest of the team, and hope to be...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the experience of a lifetime staying at Ecca lodge for 2 nights. We have never had a more personal interaction at a game lodge, from start, Emma at reception to finish everything was geared around our needs and wishes. Our...More

Thank penny541
Response from KwandweManagement, Public Relations Manager at Kwandwe Ecca LodgeResponded 8 September 2017

Dear penny541, Thank you for taking the time to post your lovely feedback! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much, and hope to be able to welcome you back in the not too distant future! Warm regards, The Kwandwe...More

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Welcome to a safari lodge with attitude! Ecca Lodge is intimate, relaxed, stylish and trendy. Emblazoned with the vibrant colours and textures of the African people, you could be forgiven for thinking you were in More a funky cosmopolitan penthouse, until you step outside that is. Blessed with breathtaking views over an Acacia, Aloe and Spekboom-studded valley, this chic lodge with a laid-back vibe offers the perfect wildlife experience for the young at heart. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$411 - US$721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kwandwe Ecca Hotel Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$411 - US$721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kwandwe Ecca Hotel Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
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Traveller (220)
Room & Suite (54)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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VLJ2015
26 January 2015|
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Response from Kwandwe R |
Hi, A 200mm lens is adequate for the vast majority of situatiions in the game drive setting. Many of our guests (and guides) will use this lens frequently. If however, you are intersted in renting a bigger lens to ensure... More
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israellite
5 October 2014|
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Response from KwandweManagement | Property representative |
Dear Hirsh Family Thank you for your message and apologies for our delayed reply. We will look into your booking and will note your requests, thank you for providing us with this information. We will reply soonest with... More
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Room Tips
"all the rooms are huge and very luxurious with private decks and your own private pool"
love5pets
26 Aug 2018
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"Select Ecca Lodge on the the Kwandwe estate."
pag1234
11 Mar 2018
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"They're all good"
350stuart
25 Feb 2018
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"pure luxury at every lodge"
130kimc
2 Jan 2018
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